Rogue Tier 20 Armor Preview - Fanged Slayer's Armor - Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:57:00 -0600 Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, heavily inspired by Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Rogue set Fanged Slayer's Armor, based on .
This set has additional armor and gems on the chest, gloves, and boots - as well as finally a matching belt! The Mythic version also has more menacing details on the shoulders, as well as special glow effects on helm, chest, and shoulders.
Today's video is the story of the Siege of Nighthold, the latest Legion raid. We'll look at the final quests in Insurrection and each Nighthold boss. If you're working on defeating the Nighthold, make sure to check out our raid guides! New to Legion? Check out the Comprehensive Suramar Guide to get started questing.
Artifact Weapons: What's New in Patch 7.2 - Sun, 26 Feb 2017 10:02:20 -0600 There have been many updates to artifact weapons since we last previewed them on the 7.2 PTR, including Infinite Traits, new Artifact costs, and more! Here's our updated rundown of what's coming for Artifacts in the patch:
Players with 35 traits or more traits receive a quest in Patch 7.2 to empower their artifact weapon. When the questline is complete, your Artifact Weapon changes and you get the Master Artificer achievement:
Power Ascended Artifact Rewards in 7.2: Class Mounts, Pets, Toys - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:11:12 -0600 As a reward for completing both your class mount quests and unlocking your final artifact trait, Blizzard has some extra goodies for you in Patch 7.2! Many classes have mounts, pets, or toys on vendors you can only purchase after obtaining the Power Ascended achievement and completing your class mount quests. Each class will get a special quest/scenario for their mount after unlocking Broken Isles Pathfinder, Part Two and each class has a separate set of quests to unlock their final trait.
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Shaman Class Mount and Quest - Farseer's Raging Tempest - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:03:10 -0600 Today we are taking a look at the Shaman mount Raging Tempest Totem, available after a special quest from unlocking flying and Broken Isles Pathfinder, Part Two. Check out Wowhead's Youtube for more class mounts and questlines.
As this post covers unreleased content, general spoiler warning if you don't want to read about 7.2 quest and lore.
Blizzard Posts Feb 23rd: Slot-Specific Legendary Targeting, World Boss Testing, PvP Updates - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:42:48 -0600 Following the Developer Q&A, Blizzard answered some questions on legendary clarifications, opened up testing on World Bosses, and announced that some PvP changes for 7.2 would be reverted. The "identify legendary" items like Tabernaccle of Twin Faiths were scrapped and described as an "experimental concept" in light of the new announcement that droprates and bad luck protection will be calculated by spec, not by class, in 7.2.
Legion Developer Q&A Liveblog for February 2017 - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:51:15 -0600 Game Director Ion Hazzikostas is conducting a Q&A on February 23rd on the latest community questions about Legion. We are liveblogging his answers below. This Q&A is now complete, check out the VoD and our liveblog for details.
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Join us live on Twitch Thursday, February 23, as we sit down with Game Director Ion Hazzikostas for our next live developer Q&A. He’ll be answering your World of Warcraft: Legion questions.
Hearthstone Tavern Coming to WoW? - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:31:49 -0600 It's been a big week for Hearthstone with Year of the Mammoth news, and now 7.2 PTR data points to Hearthstone-themed fun in Warcraft as well. The 7.2 PTR has added models for Alliance and Horde game boards, a Hearthstone pet, and game cards.
We've frequently seen Hearthstone game boards used as decorations in WoW cities like Dalaran and Tanaan, but all of these models suggest Blizzard is taking things to the next level and adding a special Hearthstone-themed area.
Hatching of the Hippogryphs Micro-Holiday - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:13:44 -0600 The new micro-holiday Hatching of the Hippogryphs runs through February 23rd. During this micro-holiday, you can befriend the hippogryphs and even get a baby one to sit on your shoulder.
Acquiring the Frayfeather Hatchling
Head to the Frayfeather Highlands in central Feralas, south of Dire Maul. Here you will find nests with Frayfeather eggs!
Go right up to one of the nests and start incubating one of the eggs.
Blizzard Posts: Concordance of the Legionfall, Relinquished Items, Build 23623 Notes - Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:25:29 -0600 Following the latest PTR build, Blizzard has provided several updates and clarifications on 7.2 topics. This includes the end-game 50 point artifact trait Concordance of the Legionfall, the purpose of the new Broken Shore items like Relinquished Hood, official development notes, and a scheduled stress test tomorrow.
Check out our post on today's datamining updates, including Artifact Knowledge Multipliers, new Concordance of the Legionfall Infinite Traits, and Emissary Mounts.